ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Pancake breakfast, quilty show
set at Pioneer Village
EAST LIVERPOOL–A pancake breakfast and quilt display is scheduled for 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at Beaver Creek State Park Pioneer Village. The breakfast will include buttermilk pancakes, corncakes, sausage links, fresh fruit and beverages for a $6 donation.
SRMC, Community Center to host Red Cross blood drive
SALEM–Salem Regional Medical Center and the Salem Community Center (SCC) are partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive from 1 to 7 p.m. Aug. 9 at the SCC, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave. “Power Red” donations will be available at this drive, which means that individuals meeting certain criteria may elect to give two units of red blood cells at one time.
Appointments are not necessary but can be made by calling 800-RED-CROSS or online at www.redcrossblood.org.
Pawsitive Hope Project to hold
vendor showly July 27
SALEM — The Pawsitive Hope Project (formerly the Humane Society of Columbiana County) will hold a vendor show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 27 in the Boneshakers Ballroom.
Vendors are still being accepted and cost $25 for an 8-foot space and $10 if a table is needed.
For information contact Mea Myers at 330-770-2849.
Self Defense Seminar to benefit Salem pantry
SALEM — Your Best Self Fitness Studio is hosting a Self Defense Seminar from 6 to 8 July 25 to benefit the Salem Community Pantry. The class is donation only and will be lead by Mike Viola, owner of Salem Self Pro Martial Arts School and 6th Degree Black Belt. The class is open to men and women and children ages 11 years and older accompanied by an adult.
Viola will teach participants how to use everyday objects to defend themselves as well as by using a special controller keychain, which will be provided at class. Participants will be taught how to be aware of their surroundings and techniques for grabs, shoves and attacks.
Preregistration for each person is required by emailing email@example.com or online at YBSFitness.com.
Program on UFOs, aliens set
at Lepper Libray
LISBON– Lepper Library will host former police chief and MUFON State Director in West Virginia, Fred Saluga, at 1 p.m. July 27. Saluga will give a presentation on UFOs and Aliens. He has investigated hundreds of cases and has taught classes at the Eastern Gateway Community College on UFOs, Cryptozoology and Conspiracies. Call 330-424-3117 to register for the event.
Butterflies topic at Salem
Library July 31
SALEM–Salem Parks and Recreation and Salem Public Library will host a program about “Beautiful Butterflies” at 6:30 p.m. July 31 at Waterworth Memorial Park pavilion #9. Learn about the life cycle of the butterfly and the type of habitat butterflies need to survive and thrive. The program will be presented by Jim Nero of Beech Creek Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve in Alliance.
This family-friendly program is open to the public and free of cost to attend.
Registration is required and may be done online at www.salem.lib.oh.us or call the library at 330-332-0042 or the Park’s Department at 330-271-8913 for registration assistance.
“Go Wild in the Park” programs are provided to the public through a partnership of Salem Public Library and Salem Parks and Recreation Department to provide fun and educational opportunities for all.
Ham, mashed potatoes featured at Banquet in Salem
SALEM– Friends of the Banquet will sponsor the Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. the menu will include ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, applesauce, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and ice cream sundaes. For information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.